Srinagar: As coronavirus cases breached 1000 mark in Jammu and Kashmir on Saturday, the Valley’s premier healthcare facility SK Institute of Medical Sciences (SKIMS) announced cancellation of all the sanctioned leaves with immediate effect.
“All the sanctioned leaves of the staff of SKIMS and its Medical College Bemina (except leave on extra ordinary grounds) are hereby cancelled with immediate effect in view of the surge of COVID-19 Pandemic cases,” reads an order issued by SKIMS Director Dr. A G Ahanger.
The order further directed all the employees to resume duties immediately for maintenance of essential services.
“No fresh case of earned/casual leave shall be entertained,” the order adds.
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